March 17, 2017. No comments.
So here we are in March. A new day beckons and the weather is as changeable as life itself. I am pleased to say that ’The March Hare’ has been getting some airplay here in the UK and over in Ireland. The song has also been given a re-write by my delightful 9 -year old niece. “Tick-tock in the hallway..” she sings, “March is my favourite one of the year.” Her version is more optimistic than mine, ending with lots of rainbows and how we are going to celebrate… it brought tears to my eyes! I spent a lot of time on the lyrics of this song. I got addicted to the sound and meaning of the words and a tad obsessed with internal rhyme… and ended up with far too many. lyrics. Then the challenge is to edit, edit, edit… whilst keeping the essence of what you want to express. I sometimes think of songwriting [read on]